Low Fantasy

Low fantasy, or intrusion fantasy, is a subgenre of fantasy in which magical events intrude on an otherwise-normal world. The term thus contrasts with high fantasy stories, which take place in fictional worlds that have their own sets of rules and physical laws.

An alternative definition, common in role-playing games, rests on the story and characters being more realistic and less mythic in scope.

Low fantasy is related to a number of other genres or subgenres.
* Urban fantasy takes place in a modern-like urban setting, as opposed to rural or historical setting, and thus can potentially be low fa
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New Releases Tagged "Low Fantasy"

The Ones We're Meant to Find
Sorrowland
A Master of Djinn (Dead Djinn, #1)
Mister Impossible (Dreamer Trilogy, #2)
Black Water Sister
Priest of Gallows (War for the Rose Throne, #3)
House of Hollow
The Dragon of New Orleans (The Treasure of Paragon, #1)
The Queen's Crown (Court of Midnight and Deception #3)
Crown of Moonlight (Court of Midnight and Deception #2)
The Trouble with Peace (The Age of Madness, #2)
Little Free Library
Priest of Gallows (War for the Rose Throne, #3)
The Fowl Twins (The Fowl Twins, #1)
When Villains Rise (Market of Monsters, #3)
The Angel of Death (The Soul Summoner, #3)
Shades of Midnight (Chronicles of Midnight, #4)
Constellations of Scars
The Whiz Mob and the Grenadine Kid
Secrets of Midnight (Chronicles of Midnight, #3)
Wings of Fire (Protected by Dragons, #2)
Hannah Green and Her Unfeasibly Mundane Existence
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5)
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6)
The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1)
City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1)
American Gods (American Gods, #1)
City of Ashes (The Mortal Instruments, #2)
The Sea of Monsters (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #2)
City of Glass (The Mortal Instruments, #3)
Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1)
The Battle of the Labyrinth (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #4)

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